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Angelica’s Story
Angelica’s story is one of true resiliency, overcoming many obstacles to improve her quality of life. Angelica first came to
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THOMAS’ STORY
When Thomas came to us he never smiled. His behavior was different. He would strip all of his lower clothing
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ROBERTO’S STORY
When Roberto first came to class, he cried inconsolably the first half of the day asking for his mommy.  He
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JAVIER, GENARO AND DYNASTI GET A NEW HOME
Marie and Jerome have been foster parents through APM since February 27, 2013. They have never been foster parents with any
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MRS. THOMPSON – A KINSHIP TALE
Mrs. Thompson* has three grandchildren – Jack, 10, Kisha, 9 and Lilly, 4.* She’s been a part of their lives
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LOTS OF LOVE TO SHARE
People become foster parents for a lot of reasons. When this 28 year old discovered she couldn’t be a biological
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FROM CLASS MOM TO CLASSROOM
Sofia Vasquez was an active mom in her child’s classroom at APM.  She was unemployed and not attending school at
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A FULL HOUSE IS A HAPPY HOUSE
As most immigrants, I came to the United States full of dreams and determined to work hard for a living.
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BEGINS WITH ONE STEP
A single mother of two daughters entered our Abriendo Caminos Program on November 1, 2013.  She was living in the
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Philadelphia Foundation PHL COVID-19 Fund Press Release

Philadelphia Foundation PHL COVID-19 Fund Press Release

PHL COVID-19 FUND RESPONDS TO URGENT COMMUNITY NEEDS, MORE THAN $12 MILLION PLEDGED TO DATE

PHILADELPHIA – The PHL COVID-19 Fund today announced distribution of funds totaling more than $2 million in its first round of grants to..

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